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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Expect Heavier Traffic this Sat. Sept 10th Due to SLO Ultra Race Event being Held at Wild Cherry Canyon in Avila Beach

This Sat. Sept 10th Race SLO is hosting the SLO Ultra Race at Wild Cherry Canyon in Avila Beach.  The event includes several races, a BBQ and Bluegrass festival.  All race events are sold-out (1200 race participants are expected).  Expect heavier traffic throughout the day. 

Here's a schedule of the events:

Saturday September 10th, 2016

  • 4:30am Wild Cherry Canyon Gates open for parking - waivers required by all athletes and spectators entering property. NO EXCEPTIONS.
  • 5:00am to 8:00am Packet Pick Up
  • 5:00am to 6:00am 50 Mile Drop Bags Checked In. Must be bib# labeled by you.

Race Starts:

  • 6:00am - 50 Mile Race Start
  • 7:30am - Marathon Race Start
  • 8:30am - Half Marathon Race Start
  • 9:30am - 5 Mile Race Start
  • 11am to 9pm - BBQ Serving Athletes & Spectators
  • Noon to 5:00pm - Live Bluegrass Music Festival-FREE to the public
  • TBD Award Ceremony on stage
For more information visit http://sloultra.com/